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Hoos Heal 5K

Sat September 30 - Sat October 7
Location: Charlottesville, VA US 22904 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk, Virtual Race
Event Date Time Price Details
Hoos Heal 5K
9:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Virtual Participant N/A
Hoos Heal Kids Dash (11 and Under)
9:00AM EDT - 11:30AM EDT
Behind Scott Stadium
Whitehead Road
Charlottesville, VA US 22904

General Information: The 4th Annual Hoos Heal 5K benefits the School of Nursing at the University of Virginia.  Nurses, throughout the community and world, provide valuable nursing skills, compassion, and a variety of care services throughout the medical process.  Located on the Grounds of the University of Virginia, founded by Thomas Jefferson and on the prestigious World Heritage List, the course is designed for runners and walkers of all abilities.  Created to be a fun and friendly 5K, the Hoos Heal features electronic timing, immediate results, fast and accurate timing and scoring, and a unique goody bag for all walkers and runners.  With quick and easy check-in for both pre-registered and walk-up registrations, the Hoos Heal makes it easy to enter and run.

Registration Costs and Deadlines: 

Note: To be guaranteed a giveaway option, you must be registered by 9/24/17 at 11:59pm.

$15 for Kids Dash pre-registration until 9/29/17 at 11:59pm.
$20 for race day registration for the Kids Dash.

$25 for pre-registration until 9/29/17 at 11:59pm.
$30 for race day registration.
* $5 discount for UVA students who have an active "virginia.edu" e-mail account, as well Charlottesville Track Club members.
* $10 discount for children 11 and under who wish to run in the 5K and not the Kids Dash.

New This Year - Teams, First Responder, & Virtual Participants

Teams: Are you trying to convince your friends to run, but don't know how? Tell them to be part of your team! Teams consist of a minimum of 5 members, but there is no maximum. Awards will be provided to the fastest overall team based on total time. To be part of a team, you must register by 9/29/17 at 5pm.

First Responder: To show our appreciation for our first responders, we offer an additional category of results/awards to recognize these individuals.

Virtual Participant: Don’t want to run or walk, but you would still like to support a great cause? Sign up to be a Virtual Participant to show your support for the School of Nursing. All participants will receive an official race T-shirt if registered by September 24th. After this date, shirts are available on a first come first serve basis.

Registration is $25 and T-shirts will be mailed out on Monday, October 2nd.. 

Packet Pick-up / Day of Event Information:

Pre-registrants will provide the registration table with either your last name or QR code provided to you through the registration process. You will be given your bib number with disposable chip adhered to the back, along with the guaranteed giveaway if you are registered before 9/24/17.

Race day registrants will need to complete the registration form at one of the registrations kiosks. Once this is completed you will need to provide the registration table with your last name or QR code that was e-mailed to you, along with payment. You'll then be given your bib number with disposable chip and any remaining giveaways on a first come first serve basis.


Top 3 overall (Male and Female)
Top Team (combined time for top 5 members)
Top first responder


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